O'BRIEN-FLOWERS-BOLAND-GRANBERG, HOWARD AND NOVAK.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Community Living Facilities Licensing Act, the Nursing
Home Care Act, the Community-Integrated Living Arrangements Licensure
and Certification Act, and the Community Residential Alternatives
Licensing Act. Provides that a facility or person licensed under any
of those Acts who retaliates against a person because of a complaint
or testimony of suspected maltreatment shall be liable for damages and
attorney's fees. Provides that there is a rebuttable presumption that
certain adverse actions, when taken within 90 days of a report, are
retaliatory. Effective immediately.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
In the opinion of DCCA, HB797 fails to meet the definition of a
FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. of Public Health)
No fiscal implications to the Dept. of Public Health.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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